Good news from the latest Cancer Statistics 2021 report
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A new study suggests that a second higher wave of infections can be avoided.
"My mask protects you, your mask protects me"
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It's great that Gov. Gavin Newsom is finally looking at costs and benefits. But don't kid yourself. None of it has anything to do with "science."
In some states, the total is as high as 65 percent. It's a stunning statistic that might force policy makers to reconsider their approach to fighting the coronavirus.
Estimates range from 70 to 10 percent.
The infection-fatality rate for COVID-19 in Indiana is 0.58 percent, nearly six times worse than seasonal flu.
Spending nearly 14 times as much on the CDC as we did in 1987 did not, apparently, help the agency combat the biggest disease threat America has faced in a century.
What might learning to live with COVID-19 look like?
Benchmarks for determining accuracy of projections are set.
But testing remains a key issue in some of those states.
A contrast with last week's leaked results from a University of Chicago study
Government agencies and public utilities are the most preposterous examples of stasis. The coronavirus might force them, finally, to innovate and join the modern world.
"We have deep concerns whether America's generosity has been put to the best use possible."
Export restrictions only make sense if you're unable to understand the obvious consequences of that policy.
These theories are dumb. Destroying 5G infrastructure is not going to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
From doxxing people with the new coronavirus to making diagnosed and suspected patients wear ankle monitors, some states are taking all the wrong steps to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Health care workers will now be allowed to use the Chinese-certified KN95 masks, which are equivalent to the N95 masks that are in short supply.
The president also cannot reopen the country whenever he pleases.
Markets are trying to meet spiking demand for face masks, but importers are stymied by the FDA and CDC
The coronavirus is narrowing class divisions and creating an amazing outbreak of compassion.
No, Trump Didn't Cut the CDC's Coronavirus Budget. No, People Aren't Blaming Corona Beer for the Disease.
Coronavirus misinformation is spreading faster than the disease itself.
No matter how bad the outbreak might turn out to be, politicians will find a way to make it worse.
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Efforts to control the flow of information fail, but they muddle the quality of what people share in defiance of the censors.
Gene drives could spread this beneficial trait through wild mosquito populations.
No rising cancer epidemic, reports the American Cancer Society.
Pestilence, war, famine, and death are all on the decline.
Rand Paul Fails Parents and Kids of Every Political Persuasion by Offering Weak Support for Vaccines
Paul says benefits outweigh risks, but he unfortunately didn't leave it at that.
Robert Kennedy Jr. raves that vaccinations cause "ADD, ADHD, speech delay, autism, food allergy, autoimmune diseases."
"It's separating family-literally separating family from each other."
No, global warming will not spark a black death pandemic that kills millions
If only there were a technology that could reduce the numbers of these deadly mosquitoes
Listen to my radio interview at AirTalk discussing the Luddite aspects of the new Pew poll
Rich men average 12 years longer; rich women average 10 years more.
Anticipating the amazing innovations made possible by CRISPR
Millions of people could shake Type 2 diabetes if they just lost some weight.
The Economics Nobel Laureate worries that crony capitalism will kill off economic growth
Did folks back in 1900 really have IQs averaging 70 points?